Monday, May 9, 2016

Go beyond your safe zone.

Some cats are scared... but you can learn to go beyond your safe zone.

Go beyond your safe zone.


(image from Cheezburger)

This cat was inspired by Tibby who sees circles of fear all around; find out more about Tibby here: The Rumpus Interview with Caroline Paul and Wendy Macnaughton, creators of Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology.


(by Wendy MacNaughton and featured in Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology)

2 comments:

  1. Wonder how this translates to teaching with digital technologies? Some would see it in the circle of 'certain death' perhaps. Interesting how perspective plays a BIG part in what we believe we are seeing! No cat meme to share!
    Helen

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    1. Hi Helen! The students in my classes have turned out to be real fans of the growth cats, and they make a lot of memes of their own also. I don't know if it will have same impact on fellow faculty but I built a Canvas demonstration course to model live content with growth mindset as the theme... and lots of cats in there. We'll see! Do you use Canvas at your school? We're just switching (slowly, next year running D2L and Canvas both)... I'm slowly assembling my demo course here: Canvas.MythFolklore.net.

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